Market for Cotton (Carded Or Combed) in Northern America
In value terms, cotton (carded or combed) production stood at $ in estimated in export price. In general, production, however, continues to indicate a perceptible decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when the production volume increased by %. Over the period under review, production attained the maximum level at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The United States ( tons) remains the largest cotton (carded or combed) producing country in Northern America, accounting for % of total volume.
From 2007 to , the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume in the United States amounted to -%.
The value of the cotton (carded or combed) market in Northern America totaled $ in , surging by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption, however, saw a perceptible slump. The level of consumption peaked at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.
In the United States, cotton (carded or combed) consumption contracted by an average annual rate of -% over the period from 2007-.
In value terms, the United States ($) led the market, alone.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of value in the United States stood at -%.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of the cotton (carded or combed) per capita consumption in the United States stood at -%.